Lee Jong Hyun


Lee Jong Hyun( 이종현 ;pronounced [iː dʑoːŋ hjəːn]; born on May 15, 1990) is a South Korean guitarist , musician , singer , and actor. He is the lead guitarist , vocalist and occasional composer of the South Korean rock band CN Blue , which debuted in January 2010 in South Korea before that they debuted as indie band in August 2009 in Japan then made major debut in October 2011.Lee was initially the leader when the band made their debut in Japan in 2009. Following their Korean debut, fellow member Jung Yong Hwa became the new leader in January 2010.

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  • by HyonJoo.Kim  -  March 13, 2019 02:06 AM

    Jihoon Jung And Lee Jong Hyun, "Jung Jun Young is irrelevant to the video case"

      Singer Jeong Jun-hoon (29) and Lee Jong-hyun (29) wrote "I do not have anything to do with this incident" about the controversy over the illegal shooting of sexual images of Chung Jun-young (30). "Lee Jong-hyun has been in contact with Chung Jun-young for a long time and has nothing t…

  • by TaekYon.Kim  -  July 31, 2018 05:04 AM

    Lee Jong Hyun will be the final CNBLUE member to enter the military!

    CN Blue Lee Jong-hyun will come enlisted in August. An agency official at FNC Entertainment said, "Lee Jong-hyun will join the army as an active army in August." However, I decided not to disclose specific date and place of entry according to my will. Lee Jonghyun recently announced h…

  • by askkpop  -  December 9, 2016 07:17 PM

    Upcoming Korean drama "My Only Love Song"

    Added the upcoming Korean drama"My Only Love Song"'s page to HanCinema database"My Only Love Song"(2016)Directed byMin Doo-sikWritten byKim Soo-jin-IIIWithLee Jong-hyun,Gong Seung-yeon,Lee Jae-jin-I,Kim Yeon-seo,Ahn Bo-hyun,Park Joo-hyeong,...SynopsisA top star who thinks people …

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 Lee Jong Hyun's Life and career

Musical career

Lee Jonghyun was born on May 15, 1990, in Busan , South Korea .His family consists of his parents and an older sister. He lived in Busan before his family moved to Japan when he was four years old. His family moved back to Busan and he finished his middle school and high school there. He first met Jung Yong Hwa when they were on their way to Seoul for FNC Music audition and began training in bass technology at FNC Academy.

Jonghyun serves as the lead guitarist and vocalist of CN Blue . He also composed songs for their albums.

Acting career

In 2010, Jonghyun landed his first acting role as Kim Seong Won in an omnibus filmAcousticwhich was released on October 28, 2010. Jonghyun acted alongside his fellow CN Blue member Kang Min Hyuk who played his brother Kim Hae Won in the second part of the movie called "Bakery Attack". The movie revolves around the story of two brothers who love music but could not make ends meet with it. The older brother decided to sell his guitar but his younger brother accidentally lost it. They found the guitar in a bakery in Hongik University and learned new insights about music from the bakery owner.

Jonghyun will be making his small screen debut in new SBS weekend dramaA Gentleman's Dignity, which is said to start airing on May 26th 2012.

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 Lee Jong Hyun's Equipment

Jonghyun primarily uses a range of Marshall and Orange Amplifiers when on stage. Jonghyun uses a variety of guitars, including a red Paul Reed Smith Custom 22 , a Gibson Les Paul Historic Reissue Goldtop , a Carvin Custom, a Martin HD28 Acoustic and a Tobacco Burst Fender Stratocaster .

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 Lee Jong Hyun's Filmography


2010Kino Eye/DMCAcoustic(Bakery Attack)Kim Seong WonActing debut

TV Series

2012 (TBA)SBSA Gentleman's DignityColinTelevision debut

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 Lee Jong Hyun's Awards

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 Lee Jong Hyun's Endorsements

  • 2012: Olive Young
  • 2011: Scotch Puree 10 Berry (Thailand)
  • 2011: BangBang
  • 2010: Holika Holika
  • 2010: NII (Spring)
  • 2010: Sony Ericsson Xperia (X10)

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 Lee Jong Hyun's References

  1. CN Blue's Japan major debut,dkpopnews.net, Retrieved 20 October 2011.
  2. "이종현" (in Korean). Naver. http://people.nate.com/people/info/lj/h_/ljh_cnblue/. Retrieved August 29, 2011. 
  3. CNBLUE Lee Jong-hyun shoots 1st scene for new SBS TV series,10asia.kr, Retrieved April 20,2012.

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